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02-27-2019 CCPO is seeking Peer Mentors for its Veteran’s Diversion Program

The Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office has instituted a Veterans Diversion Program (VDP).  This program is designed to assist individuals who have served in the U.S. Military and now have come into contact with the criminal justice system.  If an individual is accepted into this program and successfully completes the program, it is possible for the read more »

02-26-2019 CCPO to co-host 14th Annual Crime Victim’s Rights Week program on 4/8/19

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae is pleased to announce the 14th Annual Crime Victim’s Rights Week Conference to be held on Monday, April 8, 2019 at the Wildwood Convention Center from 8:00 – 12:00 pm.  The program is being co-hosted by the Cape May and Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Offices. The Keynote Speaker will be Teresa Fidelis Lancaster, read more »

02/09/2019 STATE V. NAKIRA M. GRINER, HOMICIDE CHARGES FILED

At approximately 6:36pm on February 8, 2019, Nakira M. Griner, age 24 of Bridgeton, reported to Bridgeton City Police Department that her child, Daniel Griner Jr., 23 months, was abducted.   A search was initiated by the Child Abduction Response Team and assisted by investigators of the Bridgeton Police Department, Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office, New Jersey read more »

02-07-2019 CCPO TO OFFER GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP SERVICES TO ADULTS WHO HAVE LOST A LOVED ONE TO VIOLENT CRIME IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae is pleased to announce The Grief Recovery Method® Grief Support Group facilitated by Rita Carr-Volpe & Lorena Diaz, Certified Grief Recovery Specialists® to begin March 5th & 6th, 2019. This support group will run for 8 consecutive weeks and is free to Cumberland County adult residents who have lost a loved one read more »

02/01/19 – State v. Ricardo Carrillo-Santiago – Guilty Verdict After Trial

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces a guilty verdict after trial in the above-referenced matter. On January 31, 2019, Ricardo Carrillo-Santiago of Millville, was found guilty by a Cumberland County Jury of the following offenses:   Murder, 1st degree, 2 Counts, both with Aggravating Factors Unlawful Disposal of Human Remains, 2nd degree, 2 Counts   On December read more »

1/28/19 – Body Worn Cameras in 1/12/19 Officer Involved Use of Force involving Serious Bodily Injury (Vineland Police Department) Released to Media Outlets pursuant to NJ Attorney General Directive 2018-01

Pursuant to the request of several media outlets pursuant to the Open Public Records Act, the body worn camera footage in the Officer Involved Use of Force Involving Serious Bodily Injury arising out of a 1/12/19 incident involving the Vineland Police Department were released today.  They can be accessed at the following links: https://www.dropbox.com/s/nm9hvet4c25wjfg/BWC1.mp4?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/23x0ozhulqye846/BWC2.mp4?dl=0 read more »

01/14/19 Officer Involved Use of Force Incident (01/12/19 – Vineland Police Department) being investigated by CCPO

Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces: On 1/12/19 approximately 4:23 pm, Vineland Police Department Officer #1 responded to a domestic incident in the parking lot of the Inspira Medical Center located in Vineland, New Jersey.  Officer #1 approached a male subject who was intoxicated.  Subject took a step toward a female and a security officer with clenched read more »

12/4/18 – CCPO seeks Volunteer Veteran Mentors for its’ Veteran’s Diversionary Program

CUMBERLAND COUNTY PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE SEEKS VOLUNTEER VETERAN MENTORS FOR ITS’ VETERAN’S DIVERSION PROGRAM The Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office has instituted a Veterans Diversion Program (VDP).  This program is designed to assist individuals who have served in the U.S. Military and now have come into contact with the criminal justice system.  If an individual is accepted into read more »

8/11/18 UPDATE IV: 8/9/18 HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION: CITY OF MILLVILLE. VEHICLE OF INTEREST IDENTIFIED

UPDATE IV: 8/9/18 HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION: CITY OF MILLVILLE. VEHICLE OF INTEREST IDENTIFIED Follow up on homicide that occurred on 8/9/18 at approximately 8:15 pm in the city of Millville at 2 Sharp Street. Masked individual(s) involved in the homicide fled the scene in a maroon colored sedan. Please see vehicle of interest. Anyone with information read more »